Chris Walter from North Sails Vancouver logs his road trip to provide sail care for the Van Isle 360 international yacht race. This year marked the 10th Van Isle 360… Read More

Luglio 26, 2015

History in the Making

North Sails Kicks Off the Week With Star Studded “History in the Making” Panel Gusts up to 30 knots kept sailors ashore on the first day of the Bicentenary Int’l… Read More

“Like everyone who chases the horizon, we are sailing into the unknown. That’s what adventure is and we’ve learned that if you embrace that fact, if you surrender to it,… Read More

Luglio 14, 2015

Phaedo: New Transat Record

Phaedo reaches the Lizard in record time to complete the transatlantic race 2015. As originally reported by the Transatlantic Race 2015: While Jim Clark and Kristy Hinze-Clark’s 100′ maxi Comanche… Read More

Hailing from San Diego, CA, Ryan and Nicole Levinson tossed their lines last December in pursuit of adventure, and have since chased over 10,000 nautical miles of horizon. We were… Read More

         

North Sails is pleased to announce that world champion sailor and CEO of Melges Europe, Federico Michetti, has joined North Sails as a performance advisor. Michetti will play a key… Read More

Maggio 22, 2014

J/24 FAQs

A compilation of questions and answers we have received over the years. With regards to the backstay, we think that having it off to measure would make it easier to get… Read More

A basic check list that the North Sails J/24 team and two-time World Champion Will Welles uses when preparing for a big J/24 regatta. Let’s start at the top…first you need… Read More